Using ScriptSync


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Using ScriptSync

ScriptSync is one of the most exciting features in Media Composer. Like PhraseFind, it uses Nexidia phonetic searching capabilities to analyze the spoken word within the dialogue in your clips. But it goes a step further, and it actually syncs the spoken word to the written word. In other words, you can sync your master clips to your script, line by line. Also like PhraseFind, it's a plug-in available at an extra cost. Let's take a look at how this works. I'm in Microsoft Word. It can be any word-processing program that produces a plain text document, but there are a couple of choices I want to take you through.

I'll choose Save As > Other Formats, and I need to choose Plain Text. Notice that I've already provided you a plain text document in your exercise files, so I'm going to send this to the Desktop for our purposes. I'm going to click on Save. I want to choose Other encoding, and then I want to come up to US-ASCII, and I want to Insert line breaks. Say OK...

Using ScriptSync
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Using ScriptSync provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ashley Kennedy as part of the Avid Media Composer 6 Essential Training

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Video
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Media Composer
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